EPPO Global Database

Potato spindle tuber viroid(PSTVD0)


Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to an evaluation of the biological importance of the host plant for the pest concerned, together with the economic importance of this plant for the EPPO region. These categories do not reflect the complexity of the associations that may exist between a host plant and a pest, nor result from exhaustive literature reviews. Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Solanum tuberosum (SOLTU) Major
Physalis peruviana (PHYPE) Minor
* Ward LI, Tang J, Veerakone S, Quinn BD, Harper SJ, Delmiglio C, Clover GRG (2010) First report of Potato spindle tuber viroid in Cape gooseberry (Physalis peruviana) in New Zealand. Plant Disease 94 (4), 479.
------- Affected plants showed severe leaf distortion, fasciation and etiolation of growing tips, and weak flowering. 
Solanum lycopersicum (LYPES) Minor
Capsicum annuum (CPSAN) Unclassified
* Lebas BSM, Clover GRG, Ochoa-Corona FM, Elliott DR, Tang Z and Alexander BJR (2005) Distribution of potato spindle tuber viroid in New Zealand glasshouse crops of capsicum and tomato. Australasian Plant Pathology, 34, 129-133
Brugmansia hybrids (BGMHY) Incidental
Cestrum aurantiacum (CEMAU) Incidental
Cestrum elegans (CEMEL) Incidental
Dahlia (1DAHG) Incidental
Ipomoea batatas (IPOBA) Incidental
Lycianthes rantonnetii (SOLRA) Incidental
Solanum (1SOLG) Incidental
Solanum laxum (SOLJM) Incidental
Solanum sisymbriifolium (SOLSI) Incidental
Streptosolen jamesonii (SROJA) Incidental
Solanaceae (1SOLF) Artificial